MAHLE Clevite Acquires RTI Technologies

Jan 10, 2013

MAHLE Clevite, Ann Arbor, Mich., has completed the acquisition of RTI Technologies.

The transaction, which closed Jan. 1, renamed the company MAHLE Clevite Inc., RTI Division. The company will continue to develop and distribute automotive maintenance equipment including air conditioning service, fluid exchange and nitrogen tire inflation systems, according to a MAHLE press release.

“Given the long-term approach to the automotive aftermarket as an important sales channel for MAHLE on a global scale, this acquisition will broaden our aftermarket offerings within our strategic product and service range and make us one of the leaders in this segment in North America,” said Dan Moody, general manager of MAHLE’s aftermarket business for North America.

MAHLE Clevite Inc., RTI Division will continue operations in York, Pa., and supply shop equipment under the MAHLE brand to the independent aftermarket and major OE manufacturers globally.